Kevin Desjardins Lawyer

Bureau

  • Québec

Phone number

418 266-3082

Bar Admission

  • Québec, 2022

Languages

  • English
  • French

Practice areas

Profile

Associate

Kevin is a member of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution group. He works mainly in civil and commercial litigation. Prior to joining the firm, he articled with the public service, where he represented various ministries before civil and administrative tribunals.

Mr. Desjardins was involved in his community throughout his university career. He graduated from the Université de Montréal in May 2021.

In his career, he has worked closely with private practice litigators and within a pan-Canadian organization. He has also supported the practice of more than 100 notaries as a member of a professional order's research department.

In his community, Mr. Desjardins has provided dozens of legal consultations to homeless shelters, facilitated the integration of foreign-trained professionals into the labour market and prepared income tax returns for the less fortunate in his neighbourhood.

Education

  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B), Université de Montréal, 2021

Boards and Professional Affiliations

  • Clinician with the Université de Montréal's PROFIL Legal Clinic, 2021
  • Volunteer with the Canada Revenue Agency Community Income Tax Volunteer Program, 2021
  • Student Clinician and Volunteer with the Mobile Legal Clinic, 2019–2020
  1. Two new members join Lavery’s ranks

    Lavery is pleased to welcome two new members to its Trois-Rivières and Québec offices: Justine Chaput and Kevin Desjardins. Justine ChaputJustine joins our Labour and Employment Law group. She assists employers in all areas of labour and employment law, in particular hiring and termination, labour standards, disciplinary measures and human rights and freedoms in the workplace. She also develops and reviews employment contracts, company policies and various documents related to the employment relationship. "I chose to join Lavery because of the firm's values and its corporate culture where community involvement and teamwork are prized. From the first time I spoke with members of the firm, I felt an undeniable concordance between my values and theirs. I saw open-mindedness and positive and human leadership. I'm very excited to join a firm that successfully combines excellence, passion and professionalism while taking the growth and well-being of its employees to heart. I'm confident that I've found excellent mentors, and I look forward to working with them." Kevin Desjardins Kevin joins our Litigation and Dispute Resolution group. He works mainly in civil and commercial litigation. Prior to joining the firm, he articled with the public service, where he represented various ministries before civil and administrative tribunals. "By choosing Lavery, I am joining an organization renowned for its litigation expertise, the high quality of its mandates and the support offered to young lawyers. The dynamism of the team makes Lavery an ideal firm for professional growth. Having said that, it is the great cordiality of the partners and members of the firm that quickly convinced me that this was the place of choice to develop my practice. "

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